New Zealand's team has written a big victory ahead of the final of the World Test Championship with India based on the brilliant performance of their bowlers. The Kiwis made almost all four in the second innings of England on Saturday, the third day of the second Test in Birmingham. England has lost nine wickets for just 122 runs. The hosts have a lead of just 37 runs.
New Zealand's team is now looking for just one wicket to tie the host England's team for the second time in the match. At the beginning of the fourth day of the match, the Kiwi team will also pile up the second innings of England. His last pair is on the wicket, with no specialist batsmen. In such a situation, the Kiwi team has a chance to win in the first session of the fourth day itself. The Kiwis would go on to win the series 1–0, ending the match five seasons ago.
Along with winning the series, the Kiwi team will also have an advantage that the players will be able to rest, as New Zealand has to play the final of the World Test Championship with India in Southampton from June 18 and this final will fulfill their dream of winning the ICC Trophy. could. However, skipper Virat Kohli is also not far from fulfilling his dream of winning the ICC trophy. He has a good record in Test cricket.
However, talking about this match, by the end of the third day's play, Ollie Stone 15 and James Anderson have returned unbeaten without opening an account. For the Kiwis, Matt Henry has taken three wickets for 36 runs, while Neil Wagner has taken the same number of wickets for 16 runs. Apart from this, Ajaz Patel got two and Trent Boult got one success. However, the New Zealand team did not have their regular captain Kane Williamson in this match due to injury.